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I accidentally killed the orphanage lady before I started the quest. She just pissed me off, sadly it will not acknowledge that I have finished the quest and I haven't been contacted. Is there another way to join the Dark Brotherhood?

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You just have to go back to Aventus. A dialogue box will come up saying that you have already killed her!

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If you talk to the Aventus Aretino afterwards his reaction is the same, and then after you sleep the Dark Brotherhood comes for you.

I just confirmed this. Ran in and murdered her, I didn't get a bounty even though all the kids watch, and then I went to Windhelm to talk to Aventus and the quest starts and ends all within the first conversation with the boy.

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Yea, gotta talk to Aventis Arentino before it does the quest thingy. –  Selonianth Jun 4 '13 at 6:53
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